Florida’s first lady in South Florida to mental health issue

Florida’s first lady in South Florida to mental health issue

ANGELA: A BUSY DAY FOR FLORIDA’S FIRST LADY. FIRST IN JACKSONVILLE AND THEN A STOP IN WEST PALM BEACH TO DISCUSS HER HOPE FOR HEALING INITIATIVE.>>FIRST LADY OF STATE OF FLORIDA, CASEY DESANTIS. THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE. ANGELA: FIRST LADY CASEY DESANTIS IS ON A FACT FINDING MISSION, MEETING WITH EXPERTS HERE AT THE …

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New initiative aims to increase mental health services for uninsured Virginians

New initiative aims to increase mental health services for uninsured Virginians

(LAURA) ALL NEW AT FIVE-THIRTY: (LAURA) A NEW PROGRAM AIMS TO INCREASE ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN VIRGINIA FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE UNINSURED OR UNDERSERVED. (STEPHANIE) FROM OUR CAPITAL BUREAU IN RICHMOND, TEN ON YOUR SIDE’S EVANNE ARMOUR SPOKE WITH ONE PERSON WHO SAYS THE HELP IS NEEDED. SOPHIA LAKIS (LAY-KISS) IS A PATIENT …

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The mental health care system in Massachusetts is broken

The mental health care system in Massachusetts is broken

The mental health care system in Massachusetts is broken. It’s stretched thin, deeply fragmented, and severely underfunded. After decades of debate about how to care for the mentally ill, nearly all of the state’s mental hospitals have been bulldozed or boarded up. Thousand of people with serious mental illness, along with their families, are fending …

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Labour promises more mental health services

Labour promises more mental health services

Labour’s promising to reach more people suffering from mental health problems if elected to government. Leader Andrew Little’s unveiled a proposed $43 million scheme which would establish eight new mental health teams across the country. Here’s our political reporter Eruera Rerekura. He says mental health is an issue that isn’t really spoken about. But it’s …

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Does the Original Medicare Plan Pay for Mental Health Care?

Does the Original Medicare Plan Pay for Mental Health Care?

Medicare Part A covers inpatient mental health care. Medicare Part B covers mental health services generally given outside a hospital. For more information about Medicare coverage for mental health care, please call1-800-MEDICARE. TTY users may call 1-877-486-2048. You may also review “Medicare and Your Mental Health Benefits” in the publications section of the Medicare.gov website.

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Mental Health Services in Illinois

Mental Health Services in Illinois

There are nearly 200 community agencies in Illinois that provide mental health services to children and adults. These agencies receive state funding from the Illinois Division of Mental Health to provide these services. This video will provide you with an explanation of mental health services and how to access these services. What are mental health …

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Couples Discuss Mental Illness

– When I first met Corey, I was really, really honest with my ADHD struggles because that was something that any guy dating me would have to understand because they would often mistake ADHD struggles for actually like just not caring or not wanting to call back or stuff like that. – And I did. …

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maintaining mental health

maintaining mental health

Your mental health is something that is constantly changing, right? I mean, no matter what state you’re in – whether that’s healthy and calm or anxious and chaotic – it always passes. It’s always in flux. And for the most part, my usual state is this very thin ice of contentment concealing an iceberg of …

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2013 PSAC national health and safety conference on mental health in the workplace

2013 PSAC national health and safety conference on mental health in the workplace

In April 2013, PSAC held a national health and safety conference on mental health in the workplace. We asked PSAC members to share their reflections in this important issue. How the members recognize mental illness. I was probably guilty of what we call ‘presenteeism.’ I was there in body, but in spirit I was functioning …

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